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Paralegal (Risk Management)

Posted Apr 30
Full Time
Las Vegas, Nevada

The SHOW Comes Alive At MGM Resorts International.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in a place full of excitement, diversity, and entertainment? Are you enthusiastic about being a team player in one of the most fascinating industries in the world? At MGM Resorts, we seek individuals like YOU to create unique and show-stopping experiences for our guests.

The Job

The Paralegal is responsible for assisting the Risk Management department Attorneys in the delivery of legal services to MGM Resorts International and its subsidiary organizations.

THE STARTING PAY: $25.00/hour.

The Day-to-day

  • Strong knowledge in multi-jurisdictional gaming regulatory matters, i.e. preparing gaming disclosure forms and individual and business license renewals; strong knowledge of the practice procedures of the various government agencies involved in Labor & Employment matters, i.e. EEOC, MDCR, Labor Commission, NLRB; and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP).
  • Draft correspondences, memorandum and prepare legal documents for review and approval by Department Attorneys and/or Department Leadership.
  • Conduct client and witness interviews; organize and maintain case files.
  • Manage and update various compliance and matter tracking systems and databases to assist in tracking and reporting on the various matters handled by the Department.
  • Aid external business partners and legal counsel and collaborate with corporate and property business partners to review and respond to records requests, subpoenas, and related demands.
  • Assist with transactions, including but not limited to: the preparation of initial licensing of employees and individual qualifiers by respective gaming regulators; remit payment to city and state agencies and assist with regulatory document preparation and central record filing; investigate complaints/claims filed against MGMRI and subsidiary organizations with federal and/or state agencies; assist with regulatory document preparation and filing, M&A transactions, and management of trademark portfolio.
  • Reviews and reconciles invoices from law firms and processes through appropriate levels of authority.
  • Tracks legal fee expenditures related to individual law firms, specific litigation and claims actions.
  • Provide administrative support as needed; perform advanced, diversified and confidential administrative and paralegal duties requiring broad and comprehensive experience, skill and knowledge of organizational policies and practices.
  • Exercise discretion and independent judgment commensurate with specialized legal skills and experience.
  • Conduct legal research.

The Ideal Candidate

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant Paralegal experience.
  • Certificate of completion or degree from a paralegal certificate education program or other comparable post-secondary institution.

The Perks & Benefits

  • Professional and personal development through programs and networking opportunities as well as volunteer opportunities in the community.
  • A Monday-Friday schedule, enhanced healthcare coverage, robust financial benefits, and generous time-off perks.